Bloomberg Market Concepts (BMC) is an online course that provides an introduction to the financial markets.
As a Business student in UCD you can avail of the Bloomberg Market Concepts (BMC). The BMC is 4 core online modules that when you complete you will receive Bloomberg Certification. This is a great way to learn more about the Bloomberg database. After finishing this module, you will understand more about markets, how to use Bloomberg as a research tool to report on a rapidly changing economy and geo-political climate. This is also a great way to make your CV stand out by showing potential employers your Bloomberg skills.
The Bloomberg Terminal is used by financial institutions and corporations all over the world to make critical decisions about risk, investments, and markets.
Further information on the modules can be found here: https://www.bloomberg.com/professional/product/bloomberg-market-concepts/
To sign up for the BMC just email Business.firstname.lastname@example.org and request for access to the BMC module. We will send you a set of instructions.
PLEASE NOTE – You can do the BMC remotely on your laptop.
This tutorial will demonstrate the BMC in more detail, click on the ‘LAUNCH’ icon to begin.
Frequently asked Questions
Q: At what stage should I take BMC?
A: Ideally before you apply for your first internship so you get the full benefit of BMC on your resume.
Q: Do all modules take the same amount of time to complete?
A: No. Modules vary in length. It takes approximately 8-10 hours to complete all 4 modules.
Q: Is there a pass/fail mark to obtain the certificate?
A: No, it is a certificate of completion.